PT legal phrase

English translation: by the defendant indicated as party thereto [the contract that is]

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23:25 Dec 8, 2003
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
Portuguese term or phrase: PT legal phrase
The situation is this: A CERTAIN INDIVIDUAL, owner of YYY, asks XXX for a loan, and for this they draw up the contract between XXX and YYY, as follows:

foi em (data) celebrado um contrato entre a XXX e a YYY, ***pelo réu indicada para o efeito***, pelo qual .....

Cannot figure out how to connect up the bit in *** with the rest.
xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 01:48
English translation:by the defendant indicated as party thereto [the contract that is]
Explanation:
the defendant was the party thereto


that's how you say it

cheers

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Note added at 2003-12-09 14:57:40 (GMT)
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sorry

otherway round:

indicated as party thereto by the defendant


the defendant is saying that the second company is a party to the contract...

indicar does not mean appoint in my opinion
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Jane Lamb-Ruiz
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5 +1by the defendant indicated as party thereto [the contract that is]
Jane Lamb-Ruiz
4indicated by the defendant for the purpose
Amilcar
4through which
CristinaPereira


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through which


Explanation:
Hope it helps!

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Note added at 2003-12-08 23:50:41 (GMT)
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Sorry, wrong part translated... I suggest now:

\"appointed to act as such by the defendant\"

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Note added at 2003-12-08 23:50:46 (GMT)
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Sorry, wrong part translated... I suggest now:

\"appointed to act as such by the defendant\"

CristinaPereira
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by the defendant indicated as party thereto [the contract that is]


Explanation:
the defendant was the party thereto


that's how you say it

cheers

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Note added at 2003-12-09 14:57:40 (GMT)
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sorry

otherway round:

indicated as party thereto by the defendant


the defendant is saying that the second company is a party to the contract...

indicar does not mean appoint in my opinion

Jane Lamb-Ruiz
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indicated by the defendant for the purpose


Explanation:
Will do fine, I think.

I presume that the defendant told the lender that that was to be the borrowing entity, for purposes of the written contract.



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